WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) -- Vasa Pusica made four 3-pointers and scored 20 points with nine assists and Northeastern shot 71 percent to defeat William & Mary 90-70 on Thursday night to create a three-way tie for first place in the Colonial Athletic Association.
The Huskies (12-7, 5-2) and the Tribe (12-6, 5-2) are tied with Hofstra.
Northeastern made 35 of 49 shots, including 12 of 19 from the arc (63 percent) while only making 8 of 13 free throws for 61.5 percent.
Pusica scored 11 points in a 23-6 run midway through the first half that put Northeastern up by 19 before the Tribe cut the margin to 47-34 at halftime. The Tribe, though, would never cut the lead to under 13 points in the second half.